"Thanks David. It was a fun one to make. Scored the box at York Festival. Many of the older boxes have paper/MDF lids so they have a sound all their own. Not sure how to describe it in musical terms but it's kind of mellow and down low without…"
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"Thanks Uncle John. The corner pieces kind of help hold it all together. :) They need to be dulled down some as well as the tail piece. The string are staying in place pretty well after the slots were deepened some more."
I think if you were to go to Ebay and/or Etsy you could set and average price for your style build...and go from there. Just offering ideas. I been selling my rod peizo builds for 160.00 can....that's my general asking price....people don't seem to squabble over hat price too much..
Friend req accepted. I am by no means a building guru, more of a player; but after having been here on CBN for a coupla years, I have picked up a fair number of building tips. Ask away, and if I can't provide a decent answer, we'll find someone who can.